A Load of Papal Bull in the China Shop

Australian apologists for the Chinese regime should hang their heads in shame, with further proof that China is crushing religious freedom with glee and breathtaking arrogance. Just this week it has been revealed that churches throughout China have been forced to remove religious iconography, which are then replaced by, er, religious iconography, namely the current […]

You’re not one of those Evangelicals are you?

“You’re not one of those evangelicals are you?” I’d just settled into the plane for the five hour flight back home across this great brown land called Australia, and I was tired.  The Friday night flight from Sydney to Perth is invariably late taking off (a thunderstorm this time?  Nice move, didn’t see that one!), […]

Hey Christian: It’s not ok to say “Ok Boomer”

Speaking as a cynical, grumpy ex-Gothic X-Generation boy who all the other generations despise, let me say this: If you’re a Christian, it’s not ok to say “Ok Boomer” That’s a dismissive and arrogant thing to say. And Boomers?  It’s not ok to razz out on Millennials, as snowflakes or whatever.  For what it’s worth […]

Christians: When it comes to Old Testament pronouncements, don’t “Do an Izzy”

 “Therefore, because of you the heavens have withheld their dew and the earth its crops. I called for a drought on the fields and the mountains, on the grain, the new wine, the olive oil and everything else the ground produces, on people and livestock, and on all the labor of your hands.”  Haggai 1:10-11 Have you ever “done an Izzy?”  Have […]